Hello readers, today we are going to share How to Copy and Paste On a Macbook in this article. If you are a Macbook user and want to know about this thing then you can read this entire article. In this article, you will get to know about Copy and Paste on macbook. Let’s start reading.
Easy Way To Copy And Paste On Macbook
Copy and paste is very basic work. And we all sometimes need to use this tool. And using this tool on Windows desktops is so easy while using this tool on Macbook is not that easy. Well, the process is the same but the buttons are different. And if you do not know how to copy and paste using your Macbook, then you are in the right place finally. In this article, I will tell you how to copy and paste on a Macbook. The process and the method is so easy, I bet you will learn this in one go. All you have to do is, read carefully.
I will assume that you are a Windows user and you have recently bought a Macbook and after some time you realized that you need to do some copy and paste for your work. And you do not know anything about this process. And you have probably searched the whole Google to get the fix and but in every article, they have written about other Mac devices but not about Macbooks.
So now you are in the right place after wandering all over the search engine. I will not waste any more time and I will straight take you to the methods. There are three methods that you can try to copy and paste and I will explain all of them, step by step so you can easily understand them. So let’s not waste any more time and let’s get started with the first method.
How To Copy And Paste On A Macbook Using a Touchpad?
This is our first and the easiest method to do copy and paste on a Macbook. This method is similar to Windows, Like as you used to do copy and paste using your Mouse. The only difference is, that there is no mouse and you can do the same process on your Macbook’s trackpad. I will explain to you now how you can try this method. To do copy and paste from your touchpad just follow the steps I have mentioned below and you will easily get your work done.
- Take your cursor to the line which you want to copy first.
- Highlight the line or the proper essay.
- Right-click on the highlighted line and click on copy. You can press right-click by tap two fingers on your touchpad. Because there are no buttons on the touchpad. So tap two fingers. And click on copy.
- Go to the directory, where you want to paste your work.
- Again two fingers tap on the touchpad and click on paste.
This is how you can copy and paste all you work using your touchpad. The touchpad of the Macbook is the mouse of Macbook. This is the first and the easiest method to do copy and paste in a few seconds, without any problem. If you do not want to copy and paste using your touchpad then I have another method for you let’s get started with that.
How To Copy And Paste On A Macbook Using Keyboard?
If you do not want to copy and paste using your touchpad. Then this is the second method for you, you can simply copy, cut, and paste all your data using your keyboard. To copy and paste your data, follow the following steps.
- Go to the page or file or line that you want to copy on your Macbook.
- Highlight the line using your touchpad.
- Press command and ‘C’ button and your data will get copied.
- Now go to the folder where you want to paste your data, press command and ‘V’ your data will get pasted on the specific folder.
This is how you can easily copy and paste your data anywhere using your keyboard only. And if you want to copy the entire page with one click without a touchpad. Then press command and ‘A’ and the whole text will get highlighted now press command and “V” to paste your text. And if you want to cut your text and then paste it in the folder then you can press command and “X”. your data will get cut and now you can paste it in the specific folder you want, using the same buttons.
And if you want to know about other ways then let’s get started with that.
How To Copy And Paste On Macbook Using Edit Option?
If you just want to copy and paste your data from MS Word or Google docs or any other writing software then you can try this method. And it does not work on browsers. It will only work on writing software. Follow the following steps to copy and paste the data from the software.
- Open the software, from where you want to copy your data.
- Highlight the text that you want to copy.
- Now in the above menu section, you will see a written edit, click on it.
- There you will see a lot of options and click on copy.
- After going to the folder where you want to paste your data and again click on edit and then click on paste.
This is our third and last method if you want to copy and paste from your Macbook. And all of these methods work awesome. And I have provided every single method that is available for copy and paste work. And also there is some software available that can let you copy and paste with a single click on your touchpad. But you do not need them because all of these methods are so easy to perform. And that was all for today.
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